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Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 06-17-2016, 01:11 AM
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Views: 856
Posted By JB71
Yeah, that was part of the etc... I was talking...

Yeah, that was part of the etc... I was talking about. A lot of the systems will apply the rear brake at any given time when needed. I'm just shocked I got 80,000+ miles out of the rears and still...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 06-17-2016, 12:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 856
Posted By JB71
Holy Brake Life Batman!

So, let me first preface this by saying my 2012 JK is set up pretty light. No winch, skinny pizza cutter tires 2 door, soft top, manual transmission. I'm averaging about 21mpg per tank (lotta highway...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 01-19-2016, 12:24 AM
Replies: 555
Views: 141,023
Posted By JB71
Update.......Since my original post back in May...

Update.......Since my original post back in May of 2012 when I started this thread, I've had nothing but good things to say about these tires. Well I just changed my tires after 77,000 miles....had a...
Forum: JK Tech Forum 05-08-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 813
Posted By JB71
That noise is the throw-out bearing rattling....

That noise is the throw-out bearing rattling. Mine did it and I got my dealer to replace it under warranty. At the time I asked for an aftermarket one because the OEM T/O bearings are junk. I even...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 01-08-2015, 11:50 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 45,842
Posted By JB71
Glad to see this thread is still going...

Glad to see this thread is still going strong.......for the record, it's been approximately two years since I started this thread and my mud flaps are still "hanging strong". I've bent them up a...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 09-12-2014, 01:02 AM
Replies: 555
Views: 141,023
Posted By JB71
That is just a hunting tree stand lock that fit...

That is just a hunting tree stand lock that fit perfectly around the wheel and spare carrier so I used it.....I wish I had more for ya but it was that simple. I spray the tumblers with lube every so...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 09-12-2014, 12:59 AM
Replies: 555
Views: 141,023
Posted By JB71
I couldn't be happier.......I'd run out and buy...

I couldn't be happier.......I'd run out and buy another set right now except that after 50,000 miles they still have half their tread remaining.

I am an avid hunter so they have seen their fair...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 03-04-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 555
Views: 141,023
Posted By JB71
That may be your observation and yes big truck...

That may be your observation and yes big truck (semi tractors) do throw a lot of debris off of their tires. That's why all of them are required to run mud flaps.

As for Jeeps, to each their own...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-30-2013, 12:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,579
Posted By JB71
I keep a tow strap (30ft 30,000lb), jumper...

I keep a tow strap (30ft 30,000lb), jumper cables, tool kit, hitch with 1 7/8 ball, small survival kit, fixed blade knife (USAF Pilots knife), hatchet, leather gloves and a canteen with cup.

This...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 08-12-2013, 12:00 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,983
Posted By JB71
Cooper at3, great all terrain tires, no noise,...

Cooper at3, great all terrain tires, no noise, good tread life......
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 06-12-2013, 02:47 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 45,842
Posted By JB71
The fronts should go on without having to remove...

The fronts should go on without having to remove the tires as you can turn the wheels to gain access. The rears, depending on the size of your tires and the drill you have, you may need to take off...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-22-2013, 02:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,587
Posted By JB71
This is where I mounted mine, I wanted as close...

This is where I mounted mine, I wanted as close to a factory look as possible.


I mounted the Hella 500's on Quadratec light brackets which attach to the lower support behind the grille....
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-18-2013, 01:35 AM
Replies: 6,262
Views: 568,025
Posted By JB71
So what was the stuck intake valve all about???...

So what was the stuck intake valve all about??? Did you ask why it was stuck? It's very clear in the picture you posted that one intake valve is open when it should be closed and your post said that...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-15-2013, 12:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 757
Posted By JB71
I can guarantee you, that is not "normal ticking"...

I can guarantee you, that is not "normal ticking" that is exactly what mine sounded like when it finally threw a code at 22,000 miles. I started to really notice the ticking at about 15,000 miles but...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-14-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 757
Posted By JB71
Have them listen to the engine while you're...

Have them listen to the engine while you're there, it's ticking too.
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-14-2013, 12:42 PM
Replies: 6,262
Views: 568,025
Posted By JB71
That code is a misfire on cylinder 6. There are...

That code is a misfire on cylinder 6. There are many reasons why an engine will misfire, the exhaust seat problem being one of them (obviously). However if you look at the photo you posted, you can...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-13-2013, 11:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,426
Posted By JB71
I've got the Mopar guards and love em.....As...

I've got the Mopar guards and love em.....As stated above, they are much more sturdy than you think. I've put mine through some tough wheeling and they hang tough. Also, they will pop back into shape...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-13-2013, 10:47 PM
Replies: 6,262
Views: 568,025
Posted By JB71
I think you guys missed my point......A stuck...

I think you guys missed my point......A stuck intake valve is an anomaly, it's not a design flaw or machining flaw. Nothing is going to be perfect and parts will fail, yes even on the new designed...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-13-2013, 05:19 PM
Replies: 6,262
Views: 568,025
Posted By JB71
Okay, I found his post... I believe he has...

Okay, I found his post...

I believe he has a stuck intake valve and not bad exhaust seats. While still not good, it's not the same problem that all of the AA and AB heads are having.

I still...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-13-2013, 05:08 PM
Replies: 6,262
Views: 568,025
Posted By JB71
PET77 I asked this before but got no...

PET77

I asked this before but got no answer.....Wasn't your issue with a stuck intake valve and not bad exhaust seats? I need to go back and look but I'm pretty sure the valve seats were not the...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-04-2013, 12:39 AM
Replies: 6,262
Views: 568,025
Posted By JB71
PET77 Wasn't your head problem a stuck...

PET77

Wasn't your head problem a stuck intake valve? I seem to remember reading that from one of your posts. If that is the case then you do not have the same problem as the rest of us. The...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-02-2013, 01:11 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 16,271
Posted By JB71
It's not the wheel I'm locking up....;) Oh,...

It's not the wheel I'm locking up....;)

Oh, and good luck bending back an aluminum wheel that was just destroyed by a rock, hole, or whatever...been there. No fancy aluminum for me, I like the...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-01-2013, 11:35 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 16,271
Posted By JB71
This is what I use....simple and works perfect...

This is what I use....simple and works perfect against all but the most determined thief, and if they want it then pretty much nothing will stop them from getting your spare.

I use a cable lock...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 05-01-2013, 03:51 PM
Replies: 6,262
Views: 568,025
Posted By JB71
Not that I've heard of.....PET77 (a few posts up)...

Not that I've heard of.....PET77 (a few posts up) had a problem with a 2013 but it looks to be a stuck intake valve and not an exhaust valve seat problem which is causing everyone's "tick". Also it's...
Forum: JK General Discussion Forum 04-29-2013, 10:51 PM
Replies: 6,262
Views: 568,025
Posted By JB71
Well, I got my Jeep back today and I can honestly...

Well, I got my Jeep back today and I can honestly say I don't remember it ever being this quiet. I purchased it new with about 20 or so miles on it and I sure don't think it ever ran this quiet and...
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